Monthly Archives: August 2009

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Blogging Is Serious Business?

Image by brownpau via Flickr Over the past few days or so, I’ve watched the various blogs that I tend to watch from the corner of my eye posting about how serious blogging apparently is. From Tobold running off on Twitter-pated bloggers to Dragonchasers taking

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Sith Warrior And The SWTOR Archetype

Image via Wikipedia Those of you who’ve been following the latest about Star Wars: The Old Republic are well aware that last Friday was the official reveal of the Sith Warrior – the brutal, aggressive, ass-kicking lightsaber wielder with a penchant for violence. The 20

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WAR Cake Is Everywhere

Image by The_Super via Flickr Ah, the convenience of posting from a Blackberry. Isn’t technology grand? Anyway, in case you didn’t catch it a couple nights ago, Food Network show Ace of Cakes broadcast a show highlighting the Squig cake that was made for Warhammer

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Can’t Stop The (Twitter) Signal

Image via Wikipedia An interesting bit of news floated up to me today regarding a bit about everyone’s favorite social whori-er I mean social networking tool, Twitter. Seems that folks in charge of regulation at the U.S. Open are warning players against using Twitter, claiming

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The Hot Doggin’ WoW Killer

My good friend Kristen jawed to me the other day about MMOs and the competition coming up on the horizon. She’d been watching recent threads, and saw what seemed to be a running trend among them. This asked a simple question – is (insert game

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Star Wars: The Old Republic’s Iconic Class Remainder

If there’s a running trend we’re seeing with Bioware’s upcoming MMO these days, it’s in the way that they introduce new classes to the ravenous fandom. Sure, there are videos and a dev diary, and the requisite interviews, but what I’m referring to is basically

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Culinary Class Balance and WAR

Image by shaletann via Flickr This is a cross-post of an article I wrote over at Warhammer Alliance about class balance in WAR. Oh yes, I do more than just be optimistic on this blog – I write words elsewhere. I think we’ve all been

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Happy Humpday Highlights – Darth Hater

Image by Thomas Hawk via Flickr Happy Humpday to all, and to all a good Hump! Ok, well maybe that sounds REALLY bad, but I bet it made you laugh a little, right? Mission accomplished in my opinion. It’s the middle of the week and

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The MMO Metagame

Image via Wikipedia Recently, long-lived space MMO EVE Online experienced the latest in its string of curious and newsworthy stories regarding its sandbox play. According to Massively, it looks like the game’s biggest player-run financial bank, EBANK, wasn’t quite doing as well as it thought